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Most Beautiful Moths In The World

Most Beautiful Moths In The World

A moth is an insect closely related to the butterfly, both being of the order Lepidoptera. Moths form the majority of this order. There are thought to be 150,000 to 250,000 different species of moth (about ten times the number of species of butterfly.. Read More

nature | 10.23.11 | 10 Comments

The Most Beautiful Butterflies In The World

The Most Beautiful Butterflies In The World

A butterfly is a mainly day-flying insect of the order Lepidoptera. Due to their bright colors and visits to flowers, butterflies are the most familiar of insects to humans. There are about 17,500 species of butterflies in the world. Butterflies (and.. Read More

nature | 10.19.11 | 10 Comments

10 Amazing Camouflaged Animals

10 Amazing Camouflaged Animals

Camouflage is a method of hiding. It allows an otherwise visible organism to remain unnoticed, by blending with its environment. The theory of camouflage covers the various strategies which are used to achieve this effect. Cryptic coloration is the m.. Read More

nature, world | 10.15.11 | 1 Comment